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Canadian partsmakers, dealers will be first to feel hit from GM strike in US

Published: 2019-09-16T22:41:15Z 

"Definitively Canada will be affected, whether it's harsh or light, quickly or ... early as this week, Jerry Dias, national president for Unifor told Bloomberg News. ... In Canada, roughly 30,000 people are employed in auto production with ...

GM strike could lead to thousands of job losses in Canadian auto industry

Published: 2019-09-16T19:18:45Z 

Unifor president Jerry Dias, whose union represents thousands of Canadian GM workers, said workers in GM's three Canadian manufacturing plants ...

NDP Push for Auto Strategy to Protect Auto Jobs

Published: 2019-09-16T16:41:15Z 

The three local NDP incumbents are pushing for a National Auto Strategy to protect auto jobs. Speaking along the Windsor waterfront with several ...

Strike at General Motors in US may lead to Canadian auto job layoffs

Published: 2019-09-16T16:18:45Z 

Strike at General Motors in U.S. may lead to Canadian auto job layoffs ... GM Canada has about 5,700 hourly employees at three manufacturing plants ...

Canadian auto union warns of 'temporary layoffs' as GM workers in US go on strike

Published: 2019-09-16T15:56:15Z 

Jennifer Wright, a spokeswoman for GM Canada, said there's been no ... GM Canada has about 5,700 hourly employees at three manufacturing plants ...

USD/CAD - Canadian Dollar Rallies with Oil Prices

Published: 2019-09-16T13:52:30Z 

Canada Manufacturing Sales, Inflation and Retail Sales reports are due Tuesday, Wednesday and ... The news weighed on the New Zealand dollar.

Fewer trees, higher costs blamed for devastating downturn in BC forestry

Published: 2019-09-16T13:30:00Z 

... weaken the legal case in the appeals of the duties imposed by the United States on softwood lumber from Canada, the ministry said in a statement.

Take It Over: The Struggle for Green Production in Oshawa

Published: 2019-09-16T12:33:45Z 

In November 2018, Detroit-based General Motors dealt a staggering blow to 2,700 Canadian workers when it announced plans leading to the closure ...

Global risks for Canadian investors

Published: 2019-09-16T06:46:06Z 

Saldanha: So, with so many global risks right now, what should Canadian ... I think for us, it's really looking at the global manufacturing, the global ...

Engineers approve plan to begin removal of Halifax crane toppled by Dorian [WATCH]

Published: 2019-09-13T18:56:15Z 

"Posts will be put in place to ensure the building doesn't fall in case there's any compromised columns in it," he told a news conference at his ...